International Economics and Finance

Brandeis University

12 months
53500 USD/year
53500 USD/year
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The Brandeis International Economics and Finance  MA degree at Brandeis University addresses these needs by combining a rigorous quantitative curriculum with real-world preparation.


Is the International Economics and Finance at Brandeis University right for you?   If you find international issues exciting, and plan to embark on a career that involves sophisticated analysis in finance, business and/or economic policy, then the answer is yes.

The MA hones technical skills, provides international experience, and engages you to tackle real challenges in firms, economies, and financial markets.

Learning outcomes

The MA in International Economics and Finance has been ranked by the Financial Times among the top ten US pre-experience programs for four consecutive years.

Programme Structure

  • a conceptual framework for understanding global markets
  • sophisticated skills in finance, accounting, business and economic analysis, and quantitative methods
  • advanced expertise in one or more specialized areas – for example, derivatives, development policy, portfolio management, or region-based economic topics.
  • an ability to apply skills and expertise to "real world" trends and challenges
  • concrete skills in financial modeling and analysis through the use of our expansive Bloomberg Lab, the largest in the Boston area

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Transcripts
  • Standardized test scores or a graded analytical paper
  • English Proficiency
  • A letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    53500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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